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Surface water loss worry for Ganga plains
The Telegraph

Surface water loss worry for Ganga plains

New Delhi, Oct. 23: A swathe of land stretching from the Himalayan foothills to the Indo-Gangetic plains has experienced a steady and significant decrease in water stored in lakes, reservoirs, rivers and as groundwater over the past decade, government ... The Telegraph, 6 days ago

Climate change may hit rice yields in Asia: IPCC report

In Indo-Gangetic plains there may be a 50 per cent fall in
 The Hindu1 week ago

Salt invasion in Indo-Gangetic basin has led to 40% increase in human health problems: UN

LONDON: Large areas of rich irrigated and fertile land in the Indo-Gangetic basin is being lost daily to salt damage, confirms the UN. Crop yield losses on salt-affected lands for wheat, rice, sugarcane and cotton grown on salt-affected lands ...
 Times of India2 days ago

Salt-Degradation Affects Crop Yield in India

According to a new United Nations study, salt-induced land degradation has been on the rise. Salt-degradation is common in arid and semi-arid areas that receive less rainfall because of which there isn't enough water seeping through the soil. It is ...
 NDTV1 day ago

Mind Expansion Vedanta Since Millennia

Vedic thought placed great value on expanding in the brah-mana, mind , to appreciate an-anta, infinity and so established a rather expansive framework that enabled Indians to accommodate ideas that came in with Indo-Greek soldiers, Chinese pilgrims, ...
 Speaking Tree2 days ago
New Indian Express

Denial, Delusion, Decimation; Congress in Blunderland

In 1967, following Congress rout in eight states in the wake of Ram Manohar Lohia's evangelism, it was fashionable to say that you can drive from Calcutta to Delhi without encountering a single Congress government on the way. In 2014, you can ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago
Water Online

Water Distribution: How To Overcome Common Issues

By J. A. Omotayo Water distribution (WD) is an intermediate stage in the water production and supply chain. It comprises the distribution pipeline networks, service reservoirs, booster stations, valves, flow meters, chambers and indicator/marker ...
 Water Online2 weeks ago
Times of India

Cyclone effect felt as pollution surges in Delhi

NEW DELHI: The Hudhud cyclone on the east coast seems to have affected Delhi's air pollution levels, as predicted on Friday by the . Fine particulate pollution and carbon monoxide levels have surged. The average for PM2.5 (fine, respirable ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Hudhud cyclone to hit Delhi's air quality  Times of India2 weeks ago

Basmati dispute between Pak traders, MP boils over

Madhya Pradesh, which early this year celebrated a Geographical Indication (GI) tag for its basmati rice now has a new enemy — Pakistan. Lahore-based Basmati Growers Association (BGA) has moved the Chennai-based Intellectual Property Appellate ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago GI tag for basmati rice: Pakistan is MP's new enemy  Indian Express2 weeks ago
International Business Times UK

Himalayan Glaciers In Karakoram Adding Bulk, Not Losing Ice, Says Study

Yet another study questions the truth about glacier melt in the Himalayas.REUTERS Once again there is damning news against the Inter­governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), this time from a study of glaciers in the Karakoram region of the ...
 International Business Times UK2 weeks ago
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